- n. An oversounding, or a misuse, of the letter r; specifically (Phylol.), the tendency, exhibited in the Indo-European languages, to change s to r, as wese to were.
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Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "rhotacism": 1
Words that end with "rhotacism": 1
Words that contain "rhotacism": 1
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